Echinocereus barthelowianus Britton & Rose

, Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 3: 41 (1922).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Cactaceae, The (Britton & Rose). Descriptions and illustrations of plants of the cactus family
3: 41
Date of Publication
12 Oct 1922
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

on the mesa, near Santa Maria Bay, Lower California
Distribution Of Types
Lower California, Mexico (Northern America)
Type Remarks
collection: J. N. Rose ... March 18, 1911 (No. 16278); C. R. Orcutt ... in 1917

Nomenclatural Notes

(as barthelowanus)


Eponymy: The species is named for Captain Benjamin Barthelow, in whose company Dr. Rose collected the plant while making a cruise in the Lower California waters on the U. S. Steamer Albatross in 1911


Same citation as
Echinocereus barthelowianus Britton & Rose, Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 3: 41 (1922).